Associations to the word «Window»

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Wiktionary

WINDOW, noun. An opening, usually covered by one or more panes of clear glass, to allow light and air from outside to enter a building or vehicle.
WINDOW, noun. An opening, usually covered by glass, in a shop which allows people to view the shop and its products from outside; a shop window.
WINDOW, noun. (architecture) The shutter, casement, sash with its fittings, or other framework, which closes a window opening.
WINDOW, noun. A period of time when something is available.
WINDOW, noun. (graphical user interface) A rectangular area on a computer terminal or screen containing some kind of user interface, displaying the output of and allowing input for one of a number of simultaneously running computer processes.
WINDOW, noun. A figure formed of lines crossing each other.
WINDOW, noun. (medicine) The time between first infection and detectability.
WINDOW, verb. (transitive) To furnish with windows.
WINDOW, verb. (transitive) To place at or in a window.
WINDOW BACK, noun. The inside face of the low, and usually thin, piece of wall between the window sill and the floor below.
WINDOW BOX, noun. A narrow box, filled with earth, placed on a windowsill and used for growing plants.
WINDOW BOX, noun. One of the hollows in the sides of a window frame for the weights which counterbalance a lifting sash.
WINDOW BOXES, noun. Plural of window box
WINDOW CLEANER, noun. A person whose job is to clean windows.
WINDOW CLEANER, noun. A product, such as Windex, used to clean windows.
WINDOW CLEANERS, noun. Plural of window cleaner
WINDOW DETECTOR, noun. (electronics) a special type of comparator which provides an indication whether the input voltage is within a specified range of voltage.
WINDOW DRESSER, noun. A person whose job is to arrange displays in shop windows
WINDOW DRESSERS, noun. Plural of window dresser
WINDOW DRESSING, noun. The decorative display of retail merchandise in store windows
WINDOW DRESSING, noun. The goods and trimmings used in such display
WINDOW DRESSING, noun. (idiomatic) (uncountable) A means of creating a deceptively favourable impression of something or someone; something for appearance only.
WINDOW FRAME, noun. The wooden, aluminium or PVC etc. framework around a window
WINDOW FRAMES, noun. Plural of window frame
WINDOW LICKER, noun. (British) (slang) (offensive) A mentally handicapped person.
WINDOW LICKERS, noun. Plural of window licker
WINDOW MANAGER, noun. (computing) A piece of software that manages the layout of windows on the user's display.
WINDOW MANAGERS, noun. Plural of window manager
WINDOW OF OPPORTUNITY, noun. A period of time in which suitable action can achieve success.
WINDOW SCREEN, noun. A mesh, made of metal wire, fibreglass, or other synthetic fibre, set in a frame and covering the opening of a window to keep leaves, debris, insects, birds, etc. from entering a building without blocking fresh airflow.
WINDOW SCREENS, noun. Plural of window screen
WINDOW SEAT, noun. A typically soft seat placed in a recess, for a window, in a wall, and filling the recess.
WINDOW SEAT, noun. A seat beside a window, as in a passenger aircraft.
WINDOW SEATS, noun. Plural of window seat
WINDOW SHOPPING, noun. Alternative form of window-shopping
WINDOW SILL, noun. Alternative spelling of windowsill
WINDOW SILLS, noun. Plural of window sill
WINDOW SWALLOW, noun. (UK) (dialect) The common European martin.
WINDOW TREATMENT, noun. (interior decoration) (chiefly US) A set of decorations for a window, often including curtains or blinds
WINDOW TREATMENTS, noun. Plural of window treatment
WINDOW WASHER, noun. (US) Another name for a window cleaner; a person who cleans windows for a living.
WINDOW WASHERS, noun. Plural of window washer

Dictionary definition

WINDOW, noun. A framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air.
WINDOW, noun. A transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened.
WINDOW, noun. A transparent panel (as of an envelope) inserted in an otherwise opaque material.
WINDOW, noun. An opening that resembles a window in appearance or function; "he could see them through a window in the trees".
WINDOW, noun. The time period that is considered best for starting or finishing something; "the expanded window will give us time to catch the thieves"; "they had a window of less than an hour when an attack would have succeeded".
WINDOW, noun. A pane of glass in a window; "the ball shattered the window".
WINDOW, noun. An opening in a wall or screen that admits light and air and through which customers can be served; "he stuck his head in the window".
WINDOW, noun. (computer science) a rectangular part of a computer screen that contains a display different from the rest of the screen.

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